meteorites and meteors

by sam

size of meteorites and meteors.

The smallest ones are no larger than a particle of sand. The biggest ones reach the size of a boulder. The biggest meteorite weighed 132,000 lbs.

what is the speed meteorites and meteors move?

From 11 km/sec, to 72 km/sec.

What colors are meteorites and meteors?

Most of the times the color is blue and green and yellow.

Interesting fact!

Some people think that a meteorite hit the earth and there was some much dust that it coverd the sun so it was so cold that the dinosaurs died.